Horse Care

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Here you can find everything related to keeping a healthy, happy horse. Horse care ranges from taking care of their hooves, feed, disease prevention, exercise, temperature moderation, and so much more.

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You love horses, but you may not be able to afford your own. Good news: there are ways to get your horse fix even if you can't buy one of your own. Horse Training Tips, Horse Tips, My Horse, Horse Love, Horse Riding, Horses, Horse Behavior, Lifestyle Quotes, Now What

Can't afford a horse right now? No problem!

You love horses, but you may not be able to afford your own. Good news: there are ways to get your horse fix even if you can't buy one of your own.

If you want to learn all you can about horses, this is the perfect starter guide for you! Learn about horse history and biology, how to care for them, and the basics of riding in this beginners’ guide to all things horses. Western Horse Riding, Horse Riding Tips, Western Saddles, All About Horses, Facts About Horses, Horse Training, Training Tips, Different Horse Breeds, Cutting Horses

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Horses

Learn about horse history and biology, how to care for them, and the basics of riding in this beginners’ guide to all things horses.

Thrush is a very common fungal infection that attacks the bottom of the hoof. Left untreated it can be very dangerous, but luckily there are easy ways to prevent, and treat thrush in horses. Western Horse Tack, Western Riding, Western Saddles, Horse Training Tips, Horse Tips, Barrel Racing Quotes, Natural Horsemanship, Horse Grooming, Riding Lessons

Thrush - What it is, How to Prevent it, and How to Treat it - Cornerstone Equine Academy

We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post. Thrush is a very common fungal infection that attacks the bottom of the hoof. Left untreated it can be very dangerous, but luckily there are easy ways to prevent, and treat thrush in horses. What is Thrush? Thrush, very basically, is a ... Read More about Thrush – What it is, How to Prevent it, and How to Treat it

Get all the details on horse fencing for your horses. How high the   fencing should be. Different types of horse fencing. Costs per foot.   Maintenance of fencing and more. This post is meant to help you get the   best fencing for your money and save you time trying to figure out the   details by laying out what you need to know. #horsefencing   #horsefencingideas #horsefencingcheap #equestrianfencing   #sparklesrainbowsandunicorns Mesh Fencing, Horse Fencing, Types Of Fences, Types Of Horses, Gate Handles, Buy A Horse, Horse Riding Tips, Horse Property, Horse Training

Find Out What Kind Of Fencing Is Best For Your Horse Property

Discover the best kinds of fencing for horses. Whether you are creating a new turnout area or replacing old fencing, learn the pros and cons as well as the

Find the perfect name for your new equine friend. In this article you   will find 550 horse names some unique and some more common. These names   are divided up into categories based on the horses personality or the   way the horse looks. I have also included a free printable game to help   you narrow down your choices for a horse name. Good luck choosing just   the right name. #horsenames #besthorsenames #uniquehorsenames   #blackhorsenames #palominohorsenames #sillyhorsenames… Horseback Riding Tips, Horse Riding Tips, Best Horse Names, Disney Horses, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Wild Animals Pictures, Winged Horse, Cute Fox

550 Horse Names Perfect For Your Next Horse

The best horse names list on the internet. Why? Not because the list is the longest on the internet, but because these are categorized handpicked favorites.

These are breeds that typically have the traits to be great for beginner riders. Although breed alone should not define whether a horse is suited for a beginner rider because there are exceptions to all breeds. I have chosen these breeds based the typical characteristics which are beneficial toward more novice riders. #bestbeginnerhorses #besthorsebreedsforbeginners #beginnerhorsebreeds #beginnerhorserider Horseback Riding Tips, Horse Riding Tips, Cute Baby Bunnies, Cute Babies, Adorable Dogs, Cute Dogs Breeds, Dog Breeds, Western Riding, American Quarter Horse

Best Horse Breeds For Beginner Riders

As a rider just getting started you may be wondering what the best horse breeds for beginners are. Maybe you want to lease a horse buy a horse or are curious.

When the winter comes, you know your horse doesn't want to stay inside. Here are the BEST horse blankets for turnout while the temps are dropping and the rain and snow are here in full force. #horsecare #horseownershiptips #equestriantips #horserookie

What’s the Best Horse Blanket for Turnout?

While horses are made to withstand cold temperatures, paying attention to their health and blanketing needs are important parts of horse ownership.

Healthy Hydration for horse and rider. Know the key Horse Electrolyte ingredients. The best Healthy drinks for hydration are packed full of these trace minerals. #SelfDiscovery #EquestrianMentalHealth #horses #horsebackriding #equestrian #EquestrianProblems #RidingTip
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Proper Horse Hydration Starts With Rider Education

Proper Hydration for horses and riders has been a hot topic currently and for good reason. There is more to hydration than just water and a proper hydrated team is a happy team! HYDRATION FOR HORSES: What is the most essential nutrient to a horse? If you said “WATER” than you are correct! It is common knowledge that horses are comprised of 70% water. So knowing that water is important to your horse’s health and performance, you always have water available to them. Yet somehow they just…

If you are going to be boarding your horse then you want to know what   your options are. Once you know your options then you can determine   which type of horse boarding best suited for you, your horse and your   situation. Read this post and know your options.   #sparklesrainbowsandunicorns #horseboard #horseboarding   #typesofhorseboarding #horseboarding tips Types Of Horses, Riding Lessons, Different Types, Horse Care, Equestrian, Messages, Reading, Tips, Word Reading

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Let’s take a look at the different boarding options, what they include, as well as the pros and cons of each type so you can figure out which type of horse

You want to improve your riding skills but you don’t have a horse to   practice on. I have been in your shoes, but I found ways to become a   better rider despite not having extra riding time. Of course the best   way to improve in your riding is to actual ride, however these things I   show you, which you can practice at home will make you a better rider.   The struggle to be able to ride for a lot of equestrians is real. So I   hope this helps! #improveridingfromhome #becomeabetterrider Horseback Riding Tips, Horse Riding Tips, Horse Behavior, Pecking Order, Riding Lessons, English Riding, Dressage, Equestrian, Your Pet

13 Things To Improve Your Riding Off Horses

You want to improve your riding skills but you don’t have a horse to practice on. I have been in your shoes, but I figured out ways I could become a better

Get all the details on horse fencing for your horses. How high the   fencing should be. Different types of horse fencing. Costs per foot.   Maintenance of fencing and more. This post is meant to help you get the   best fencing for your money and save you time trying to figure out the   details by laying out what you need to know. #horsefencing   #horsefencingideas #horsefencingcheap #equestrianfencing   #sparklesrainbowsandunicorns Horse Fencing, Types Of Horses, Horse Property, Save Yourself, Equestrian, Fence, Good Things, Messages, Money

How High Your Horse Fencing Needs To Be

Discover the best kinds of fencing for horses. Whether you are creating a new turnout area or replacing old fencing, learn the pros and cons as well as the

Get your Horse First Aid Kit Checklist and the most in depth PDF and explanation of each item. Get it before you need it.
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9 out of 10 Horse Owners DON’T have the BEST FIRST AID KIT! Are You One of Them? - Saddle and Sage

Whether you are new to horses or experienced, having a well equipped horse First Aid Kit (also known as Veterinarian First Aid Kit) is one of the most important tools to have. Especially when you're in the barn, in your trailer for traveling, at a show and or on your saddle while riding on trails. There is nothing more frustrating than something happening and not being prepared with the right tools.

Traveling a horse long distance can be hard on them. It is important to know how to care for them on these long journeys. Read up about the best way to prepare and care for your horse during travel. #horseshipping #traveling #theplaidhorse Towing Vehicle, Plan Your Route, Horse Magazine, Carpentry Skills, Time To Leave, In Case Of Emergency, Veterinary Technician, Long Haul, Horse Care

Shipping Long Distances - The Plaid Horse Magazine

Traveling a horse long distance can be hard on them. It is important to know how to care for them on these long journeys. Read up about the best way to prepare and care for your horse during travel. #horseshipping #traveling #theplaidhorse

Lying down is a more difficult behavior to train, but you can do it with the right amount of patience (and treats! Learn how from Sandra Poppema of HippoLogic in our clicker training guide. Horse Training Tips, Horse Tips, Types Of Horses, Riding Lessons, Equestrian Outfits, Equestrian Style, Horse Love, Horse Riding, Riding Gear

Want to teach your horse to lie down on cue?

Lying down is a difficult behaviour to train, but we teach you how to do it with our proven step-by-step clicker training method.

Have you ever forgotten to pack something at a horse show? Here’s a list of essentials to bring in your tack trunk so you never have to go through that fear again. #whattopack #tacktrunk #theplaidhorse Tack Trunk, Fly Spray, Horse Magazine, Mane N Tail, Black Sharpie, Horse Care, What To Pack, Blue Ribbon, Show Horses

Tack Trunk Essentials - The Plaid Horse Magazine

Have you ever forgotten to pack something at a horse show? Here’s a list of essentials to bring in your tack trunk so you never have to go through that fear again. #whattopack #tacktrunk #theplaidhorse

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